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Ares Capital - ARCC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$18.66
-0.53 (-2.76%)
(As of 12/6/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$18.59
$19.27
50-Day Range
$16.84
$19.76
52-Week Range
$16.53
$23.00
Volume
5.55 million shs
Average Volume
3.30 million shs
Market Capitalization
$9.48 billion
P/E Ratio
11.04
Dividend Yield
8.96%
Price Target
$20.64

Ares Capital MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
10.6% Upside
$20.64 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.88% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$47,600 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.22%
From $2.06 to $2.25 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.35 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

666th out of 872 stocks

Investors, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

9th out of 13 stocks

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About Ares Capital (NASDAQ:ARCC) Stock

Ares Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in acquisition, recapitalization, mezzanine debt, restructurings, rescue financing, and leveraged buyout transactions of middle market companies. It also makes growth capital and general refinancing. It prefers to make investments in companies engaged in the basic and growth manufacturing, business services, consumer products, health care products and services, and information technology service sectors. The fund will also consider investments in industries such as restaurants, retail, oil and gas, and technology sectors. It focuses on investments in Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest regions from its New York office, the Midwest region, from the Chicago office, and the Western region from the Los Angeles office. The fund typically invests between $20 million and $200 million and a maximum of $400 million in companies with an EBITDA between $10 million and $250 million. It makes debt investments between $10 million and $100 million The fund invests through revolvers, first lien loans, warrants, unitranche structures, second lien loans, mezzanine debt, private high yield, junior capital, subordinated debt, and non-control preferred and common equity. The fund also selectively considers third-party-led senior and subordinated debt financings and opportunistically considers the purchase of stressed and discounted debt positions. The fund prefers to be an agent and/or lead the transactions in which it invests. The fund also seeks board representation in its portfolio companies.

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ARCC Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/30 Dividend
9/14/2022
Dividend Payable
9/30/2022
Last Earnings
10/25/2022
Today
12/07/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/29 Dividend
12/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/29/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/08/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Investors, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Asset Management & Custody Banks
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ARCC
CUSIP
04010L10
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
2004

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$20.64
High Stock Price Forecast
$22.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$19.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+10.6%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.57 billion
Pretax Margin
51.89%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.82 billion
Cash Flow
$1.61 per share
Book Value
$19.25 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
505,260,000
Market Cap
$9.48 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.01

Key Executives

  • Mr. Michael J. AroughetiMr. Michael J. Arougheti (Age 50)
    Co-Chairman & Exec. VP
  • Mr. Bennett Rosenthal (Age 59)
    Co-Founder & Co-Chairman
  • Mr. Robert Kipp DeVeer III (Age 49)
    CEO & Director
  • Mr. Mitchell S. Goldstein CPA (Age 55)
    CPA, Co-Pres
  • Mr. Kort Schnabel
    Co-Pres
  • Ms. Penelope F. RollMs. Penelope F. Roll (Age 56)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Scott C. Lem (Age 44)
    Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Treasurer
  • Mr. John W. Stilmar
    MD of Public Investor Relations & Communications
  • Mr. Joshua M. Bloomstein J.D.Mr. Joshua M. Bloomstein J.D. (Age 48)
    VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Ms. Lisa A. Morgan (Age 45)
    Chief Compliance Officer













ARCC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ares Capital stock right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ares Capital in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" ARCC shares.
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What is Ares Capital's stock price forecast for 2023?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Ares Capital's shares. Their ARCC share price forecasts range from $19.00 to $22.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $20.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have ARCC shares performed in 2022?

Ares Capital's stock was trading at $21.19 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, ARCC shares have decreased by 11.9% and is now trading at $18.66.
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When is Ares Capital's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 8th 2023.
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How were Ares Capital's earnings last quarter?

Ares Capital Co. (NASDAQ:ARCC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 25th. The investment management company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50. The investment management company earned $537 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $514.41 million. Ares Capital had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.33% and a net margin of 40.71%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.47 EPS.

How often does Ares Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ares Capital?

Ares Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Thursday, December 29th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.29%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 14th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42.
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Is Ares Capital a good dividend stock?

Ares Capital (NASDAQ:ARCC) pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.96%. ARCC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 101.78%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, ARCC will have a dividend payout ratio of 76.44% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Ares Capital own?
What is Ares Capital's stock symbol?

Ares Capital trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARCC."

Who are Ares Capital's major shareholders?

Ares Capital's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Deer Park Road Corp (0.00%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.09%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.90%), Enstar Group LTD (0.79%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (0.65%) and Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.55%). Insiders that own company stock include Joshua M Bloomstein, Mary Beth Henson, Michael J Arougheti, Michael J Arougheti, Michael K Parks, Michael K Parks, Michael Lewis Smith, Penelope F Roll, R Kipp Deveer, Robert L Rosen, Steven B Mckeever and Steven B Mckeever.
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How do I buy shares of Ares Capital?

Shares of ARCC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Ares Capital's stock price today?

One share of ARCC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.66.

How much money does Ares Capital make?

Ares Capital (NASDAQ:ARCC) has a market capitalization of $9.48 billion and generates $1.82 billion in revenue each year. The investment management company earns $1.57 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Ares Capital?

Ares Capital's mailing address is 245 PARK AVENUE 44TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10167. The official website for the company is www.arescapitalcorp.com. The investment management company can be reached via phone at (212) 750-7300, via email at irarcc@aresmgmt.com, or via fax at 212-750-1777.

This page (NASDAQ:ARCC) was last updated on 12/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff